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Britain / 22-01-2015

Scotland Yard reveals huge rise in antisemitic crime in London

Hate crimes against Jews in London have more than doubled, according to the latest figures from Scotland Yard.  The statistics showed there were 299 hate crimes against Jewish people between the start of ...

Britain / 21-01-2015

Surveys show spike in British antisemitism

Surveys show spike in British antisemitism

Forty-five percent of all Britons hold antisemitic views, according to a new survey carried out by the Internet-based market research firm YouGov for the Campaign Against Antisemitism (CAA)   According to a separate CAA survey (not ...

Sweden / 21-01-2015

Spotlight on hate crimes in Sweden’s Skåne

Police in Skåne in southern Sweden have recorded 137 antisemitic hate crimes in the past two years, according to an investigation by Swedish broadcaster SVT. The review of police work in the region reveals ...

Britain / 21-01-2015

JC poll reveals most Jews feel government not doing enough to combat hate

JC poll reveals most Jews feel government not doing enough to combat hate

More than half of British Jews say the government is not doing enough to combat antisemitism in Britain. Asked whether the government was doing “all it can” to combat antisemitism in ...

Germany / 12-01-2015

The Berlin Institute of Technology is publishing a research study on the subject of antisemitism

The Berlin Institute of Technology is publishing a research study on the subject of antisemitism

In recent years, violent attacks against Jews in Berlin have increasingly made front page news. Here are some of the latest incidents: Last New Year's eve, a young Israeli (26) was the ...

Turkey / 05-01-2015

Jews are primary target in Turkish media

Jews are primary target in Turkish media

The media monitoring report covering news and columns published between May and August 2014 as part of “Monitoring Hate Speech Media”research conducted by Hrant Dink Foundation is released. According to the report, Jews ...

30-12-2014

Wiesenthal Center top 10 list: Worst global antisemitic/anti-Israel incidents of 2014

Wiesenthal Center top 10 list: Worst global antisemitic/anti-Israel incidents of 2014

2014 was a year of unprecedented explosions of antisemitic and antiIsrael hatred. Our Top Ten this year shows how pervasive antisemitism has become around the world. The ten examples selected by the ...

Britain / 30-12-2014

Government action on antisemitism

Government action on antisemitism

This report has been produced by the Department of Communities and Local Government in consultation with other government departments and reflects on our overall progress in addressing antisemitism.   This report also acts as our final ...

Hungary / 17-12-2014

Discrimination rising in Hungary

Discrimination rising in Hungary

Europe's leading human rights organization said Tuesday that discrimination against Gypsies, Jews, gays and other minorities in Hungary is getting worse and is urging authorities to fight racist violence and take other steps ...

17-12-2014

Hanukkah 2014: Has there been a surge of antisemitism in Europe?

Hanukkah 2014: Has there been a surge of antisemitism in Europe?

By Lydia Smith Amid simmering tensions between Israel and Palestine in Gaza, reports of attacks on Jews across Europe have become increasingly common.  At the beginning of December, a brutal attack on a young Jewish couple in the Parisian ...

France / 12-12-2014

Antisemitism in France 2014: New Insights

Antisemitism in France 2014: New Insights

By Roget-Pol Droit  Beatings and threats. A rape recently in Créteil. Murder in Toulouse. Insults, most of the time. The list is long.  The attacks against Jews explode in France: in 2014 the antisemitic incidents increased ...

Britain / 07-12-2014

Hate crimes surge in London 'fuelled in part by Israel's invasion of Gaza'

Hate crimes surge in London 'fuelled in part by Israel's invasion of Gaza'

Hate crime in London surged in the last year driven in part by international events such as Syria and the conflict between Israel and Gaza.  A new report shows that overall the number of ...

Israel / 02-12-2014

Israeli teens see spike in online antisemitism

Jewish-Israeli teenagers faced more antisemitism and “anti-Israel expression” on the Internet in 2014 than they did last year, according to an Anti-Defamation League poll.  The survey, which was announced Tuesday, polled 500 Jewish ...

Turkey / 23-11-2014

Antisemitism hits new high in Turkey

Antisemitism hits new high in Turkey

Antisemitic incitement by Turkish government officials, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's oft-repeated statements that Israel is more barbaric than Hitler, and antisemitic accusations and threats by the media that support and promote Turkey's ...

Germany / 20-11-2014

Gaza conflict sparked sharp rise in German antisemitism, survey shows

Gaza conflict sparked sharp rise in German antisemitism, survey shows

German antisemitism and resentment towards Israel has risen sharply in recent months, with more than one in four respondents in a new poll equating the Jewish state's treatment of Palestinians to Nazi ...

Germany / 20-11-2014

Antisemitic incidents in the third quarter of 2014

During this year’s third quarter, ten persons were injured in Germany as a result of  politically motivated crimes of antisemitic nature. The data were received from the federal government’s response (18/3095) to a ...

Italy / 18-11-2014

Antisemitic incidents in Italy tripled during summer Gaza war

Antisemitic incidents in Italy nearly tripled this summer during Israel’s Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza Strip, as compared to the summer of 2013, according to Italy’s Center of Contemporary Jewish Documentation.    This ...

France / 14-11-2014

Surveys: Muslims in France more antisemitic than general population

Surveys: Muslims in France more antisemitic than general population

The survey can be download here in PDF format - in French  New surveys that were conducted in France have indicated that Frenchmen who are of Muslim origin are far likelier to express antisemitic ...

14-11-2014

Hate crime reporting in 2013/Antisemitism

Hate crime reporting in 2013/Antisemitism

The information ODIHR gathers is provided by governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and international organizations. The data demonstrate clearly that hate crimes remained a pervasive and important challenge in 2013.  Thirty-six participating States submitted information to ...

Poland / 13-11-2014

Poll reveals antisemitism in Poland, renews debate over hate-speech laws

Poll reveals antisemitism in Poland, renews debate over hate-speech laws

A new poll that was presented to the Polish parliament shows that antisemitism is higher among Polish teenagers due to the lack of enforcing laws that ban hate speech and other hate ...

Ukraine / 12-11-2014

Antisemitism in Ukraine today

 The active surveillance, monitoring, and analysis of antisemitic manifestations in Ukraine over the last 25 years allows us to elucidate important tendencies in the dynamic of how this particular brand of xenophobia manifests ...

09-11-2014

The rise of hate parties in Hungary and Greece and why America should care

The rise of hate parties in Hungary and Greece and why America should care

Latent antisemitism, racism, and xenophobia have lurked within European societies for centuries—as they do in the United States and many other countries. In the wake of World War II, national laws in ...

Hungary / 07-11-2014

Antisemitism in contemporary Hungary

As Hungary is frequently in the spotlight of international governmental and non-governmental organisations, it is time to put perceptions aside and to give a clear overview of antisemitic incidents in Hungary. The Federation for Jewish Communities ...

06-11-2014

Antisemitic manifestations during Protective Edge operation (July-August 2014)

Antisemitic manifestations during Protective Edge operation (July-August 2014)

Due to the rise of antisemitic manifestations worldwide during and in the aftermath of Operation Protective Edge, please find in the following links relevant visual material as shown during street rallies, as well as caricatures and ...

06-11-2014

Antisemitic Incidents in Europe before, during and after the Israel-Gaza conflict

Antisemitic Incidents in Europe before, during and after the Israel-Gaza conflict

A report by the international network against cyber hate (INACH) and the Ligue Internationale contre le Racisme et l’Antisémitisme (LICRA)

Germany / 06-11-2014

More than 650 antisemitic criminal incidents recorded up till now in 2014

More than 650 antisemitic criminal incidents recorded up till now in 2014

Until the end of September 2014/the opening of activity weeks against antisemitism, there were 18 injuries recorded and only 11 arrests.  The number of incidents motivated by antisemitism that were recorded up to the ...

United States / 27-10-2014

Anti-Israel activity on campus after operation Protective Edge

Anti-Israel activity on campus after operation Protective Edge

More than 75 anti-Israel events have been reported on U.S. college and university campuses this fall, more than twice as many as last year, according to a report by the Anti-Defamation League.   The anti-Israel events have ...

24-10-2014

Antisemitism summary overview of the situation in the European Union 2003-2013

Antisemitism summary overview of the situation in the European Union 2003-2013

The present update relates to manifestations of antisemitism as they are recorded by official and unofficial sources in the 28 European Union (EU) Member States. ‘Official data’ is understood here as that ...

Netherlands / 20-10-2014

105 Antisemitic incidents recorded during the Gaza operation

The number of reports about antisemitic incidents in 2014 was relatively “regular” until June 15, when three Israeli youngsters were abducted by Hamas. The Israeli operation titled “Protective Edge” that started on July ...

United States / 19-10-2014

Reported number of LA County Hate Crimes drops to 24-year low

Reported number of LA County Hate Crimes drops to 24-year low

Hate crimes in Los Angeles County dropped to their lowest levels in 24 years, including notable decreases in crimes targeting Jewish and gay victims, officials said Wednesday.  KNX 1070’s Jon Baird reports the 2013 Hate ...